The Shield of Achilles State, Security and New Wars (El Escudo De Aquiles Seguridad, Estado Y Nuevas Guerra)
Grupo Editorial Planeta / Revista Semana, Bogota, Colombia, 2009
20 Pages Posted: 29 Dec 2009 Last revised: 6 Jan 2010
Date Written: December 28, 2009
At this stage of the manifestation of irregular warfare conflicts becomes porous, bottom to top and back. The security of states depends on a weak shield vulnerable to unforeseen terrorist actions. This will not come labeled by a single identity but multiplied their masks, may be a timid bystander who walks the streets at noon sweater dress with a teacher dressed and slow. The security policy imposes severe restrictions on basic freedoms, including perhaps most importantly, individual privacy or family.
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Keywords: Colombia, Civil Wars, Terrorism, Security and State, Irak
JEL Classification: D74, D70, D79
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